Perry County High School

  • Perry County High School serves 337 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 36%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Tennessee state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Tennessee state average of 37%.

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School Overview

  • Perry County High School's student population of 337 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students337 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Perry County High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Perry County High School is 0.13, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TN)
Overall School Rank#475 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
36%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
35%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
3%
10%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
93%
63%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Perry County High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TN.
Diversity Score0.13n/a
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePerry County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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